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BACKGROUND Spontaneous pneumomediastinum is a rare entity usually caused by alveolar rupture and air tracking along the tracheobronchial tree. Despite its benign nature, an extensive workup is often… (More)
BACKGROUND Prolonged pulmonary air leaks (PALs) are associated with increased morbidity and extended hospital stay. We sought to investigate the role of bronchoscopic placement of 1-way valves in… (More)
This is a case report of an 80 year old man with culture-negative prosthetic valve endocarditis who was ultimately diagnosed with Legionella pneumophila endocarditis.
OBJECTIVE The ability to localize pulmonary nodules via the robotic thoracic technique can be challenging at times. This is most evident when nodules are small and/or ground glass in nature.… (More)